Tag: editor

Writer’s Block: Memorial Day – Close to Home

By DINA ARÉVALO Port Isabel-South Padre Press editor@portisabelsouthpadre.com I’d seen Joe Rosenthal’s Pulitzer Prize winning photo of U.S. marines raising a flag atop Mount Suribachi on Iwo Jima before. I’d learned about the Pacific Theater of World War II in school, along with the European Theater. I’d also seen the grainy black and white footage of …

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Historical Society to honor historian at annual event

Special to the Parade The San Benito Historical Society will celebrate the Charles M. Robinson III on Sunday, May 19, at 2 p.m. at the Narciso Martinez Cultural Arts Center on Stenger Street in San Benito. Robinson, who lived most of his life in San Benito and served as the editor of the San Benito …

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Spring Break Journal

Just for laughs, South Padre Parade editor Ray Quiroga kept a “separate” journal documenting some of his lighter observations of Spring Break 2013. Here are some samples of those entries. SPRING BREAK JOURNAL; ENTRY: 3,991 – A kid from Nebraska said, “He” flew five of his friends to South Padre last night. It makes me …

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